The Resource Moveable feasts : from ancient Rome to the 21st century, the incredible journeys of the food we eat, Sarah Murray

Moveable feasts : from ancient Rome to the 21st century, the incredible journeys of the food we eat, Sarah Murray

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Moveable feasts : from ancient Rome to the 21st century, the incredible journeys of the food we eat
Title
Moveable feasts
Title remainder
from ancient Rome to the 21st century, the incredible journeys of the food we eat
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Murray
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Murray, Sarah
Dewey number
382/.41
Index
index present
LC call number
HE595.F6
LC item number
M87 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Food
  • Food industry and trade
  • Produce trade
  • Food supply
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Moveable feasts : from ancient Rome to the 21st century, the incredible journeys of the food we eat, Sarah Murray
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-241) and index
Contents
Liquid gold: the ancient amphora delivers Roman riches -- The business of bones: the Norwegian salmon pays a visit to China -- Cannon fodder: battlefield food fuels packaging technology -- Plane fare: the Berlin airlift secures a Cold War victory -- Tiffin travels: curry catches the corporate imagination -- Yes, we can do bananas: refrigerated ships shape Central American regimes -- Whey to go: Mongolian nomads practice mobile biochemistry -- Barrels and bouquets: the oak tree leaves its mark -- A quick cuppa: commercial competition speeds the racing tea clippers -- Food with altitude: jet planes dispatch a strawberry for all seasons -- Elevated design: buffalo grain feeds Bauhaus inspiration -- Going with gravity: Cold War weaponry finds a new purpose -- Epilogue
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 256 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036750164
Label
Moveable feasts : from ancient Rome to the 21st century, the incredible journeys of the food we eat, Sarah Murray
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-241) and index
Contents
Liquid gold: the ancient amphora delivers Roman riches -- The business of bones: the Norwegian salmon pays a visit to China -- Cannon fodder: battlefield food fuels packaging technology -- Plane fare: the Berlin airlift secures a Cold War victory -- Tiffin travels: curry catches the corporate imagination -- Yes, we can do bananas: refrigerated ships shape Central American regimes -- Whey to go: Mongolian nomads practice mobile biochemistry -- Barrels and bouquets: the oak tree leaves its mark -- A quick cuppa: commercial competition speeds the racing tea clippers -- Food with altitude: jet planes dispatch a strawberry for all seasons -- Elevated design: buffalo grain feeds Bauhaus inspiration -- Going with gravity: Cold War weaponry finds a new purpose -- Epilogue
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 256 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036750164

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